Coca-Cola's profit plunges 20 pct on bottling refranchising costs
April 25 Coca-Cola Co reported a 20 percent drop in quarterly profit, largely weighed down by higher costs related to refranchising its North America bottling operations.
Feb 14 Watsco Inc
* Watsco raises ownership interest in joint venture with Carrier to 80%
* Watsco - increased its ownership interest of Carrier Enterprise Northeast LLC, a joint venture with Carrier, to 80% for approximately $43 million in cash
* Watsco - incremental investment builds on November 2016 transaction that had increased Watsco's controlling interest from 60% to 70% Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
* Vivendi's chief executive Arnaud de Puyfontaine says a merger with advertising group Havas would 'make sense'